Iran-Saudi Reconciliation: Impact on the Situation in the Region

Kirichenko V.P.


The article reveals the resumption of diplomatic relations between Saudi Arabia and Iran in 2023. Diplomatic relations were interrupted in 2016 after the destruction of Saudi diplomatic missions in Tehran by protesters against the execution of the famous Shiite theologian Nimr al-Nimr in the kingdom. Also, a significant part of the article is devoted to the escalation of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, which began on October 7, 2023. The reaction of the main regional actors to this event is considered.


Saudi Arabia; Iran; diplomatic relations; Arab-Israeli conflict.

DOI: 10.31249/rimm/2024.01.06

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